Chinese Government provides RMB 66.33 million grant for Zinder Water Supply Project (linked to #30339)
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Funding agency [Type]
China Ministry of Commerce [Government Agency]
Water supply and sanitation (Code: 140)
In 2002, the China’s Ministry of Commerce provided an RMB 66.33 million grant to the Government of Niger for the Zinder Water Supply Project (See: 中铁二十局集团承建尼日尔供水工程竣工). This project involved the construction of a 10.3 km network of water pipes to connect twelve boreholes, a 25 km water supply canal in the Zinder Region, a water treatment plant over an area of over 1,400 square meters, and a water tower with a capacity of 2,000 cubic meters (See: La Chine débourse plus de six milliards de F CFA pour un projet d'alimentation en eau au Niger).China Railway 20th Bureau Group Co., Ltd was the contractor responsible for implementation (See: 心远路自宽 记全国劳动模范、二十局集团副总经济师李令选). Construction began on 28 December, 2003, and the project was completed on 24 June, 2005 (See: 中铁二十局集团尼日尔供水工程竣工 and 北京工程供水撒哈拉(组图)).This project was expanded in 2011 (captured in linked Project ID#30339).
The Chinese project title is 尼日尔津德尔市供水工程 or 援助尼日尔供水系统.
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Receiving agencies [Type]
Government of Niger [Government Agency]
Implementing agencies [Type]
China Railway Construction Corporation (CRCC) [State-owned Company]; Government of Niger [Government Agency]